Archive - Obituary
November 28th, 2011
CUMBERLAND - William H. Cummings, 50, passed away Friday at home surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of the late Lisa M. (Berard) Cummings.
Born in Woonsocket, he was the son of John A. and the late Rita (Perron) Cummings. He resided in Cumberland for the past 20 years, previously residing in Woonsocket.
He was a graduate of Woonsocket High School, Class of 1979, and attended Bryant University.
Mr. Cummings was employed by the Rhode Island Department of Labor for 18 years, retiring due to his illness.
SACO, ME - Dolores (Turcotte) Brissart, 77, of Saco, ME and formerly of Woonsocket, died peacefully Thursday, surrounded by her loving family. She was the loving wife of the late Jacques C. Brissart. Born in Woonsocket, she was a daughter of the late Edmond and Veronica (Chabot) Turcotte.
Dolores was a graduate of the former St. Clare High School in Woonsocket and the Boston Dispensary at the New England Medical Center in Boston. She worked at the Woonsocket Hospital as a medical technician for nineteen years.
Harold R. Chandler
WOONSOCKET- Harold R. Chandler 84, of Cote Ave. died Friday at home. He was the husband of the late Vivian L. (Gagne) Chandler.
Born in Bellingham, he was the son of the late Albert and Isabella (Gill) Chandler.
Harold worked in the maintenance department of General Motors for thirty years, before retiring in 1984. He was a member of the Woonsocket Lodge of Elks #850 for thirty years and was an avid card player.
Henri A. Riquier
BELLINGHAM- Henri A. Riquier, 85, of Pulaski Blvd, Bellingham, died Monday, November 21, 2011 at home surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of Therese (Couture) Riquier.
Born in Woonsocket, he was the son of the late David, Jr. and Velentine (Garree) Riquier .
Michael F. Oliver
BELLINGHAM- Michael "Jupe" Oliver, 56, of South Center St. Bellingham, Ma. died Wednesday November 23, 2011. He was the former husband of Linda (Llewellyn) Oliver.
Born in Houlton, Maine, son of the late Forest F. Oliver, and Mary J. (Dyer) Oliver, of Bellingham, Ma.
Mr. Oliver worked as a Furnace Operator for Saint Gobain Container in Milford for several years.
Steve D. Laliberte
SEBRING FLA- Steve D. Laliberte, passed away on Nov 4 2011 from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident.
He has lived in Fla for the passed 7 years, prior to moving lived in Cumberland.
He is the son Of Dennis and Pauline (Poirier) Laliberte of Cumberland. He leaves a son in Fla and a daughter in Woonsocket, a sister Lori Marcoux in North Smithfield, also a fiance in Fla.
He worked in area body shops before moving and worked at Channey's auto in Fla.
A Memorial Mass is planned at St. John Vianney Church on Tuesday Nov 29 @10:00 am.
Constance M. Beane
UXBRIDGE- Constance M. (Langelier) Beane, 88, formerly of Hecla St. died Wed. Nov. 23 after an illness. Her husband of 50 years William E. Beane Sr. died April 27, 1997.
Myrtle G. Wilkins
BREWSTER- Myrtle G. Wilkins, 94, of Brewster passed away on Wednesday, November 16, 2011 at Liberty Commons Skilled Care and Rehabilitation Center.
Born on August 16, 1917, in Quincy, MA, she was the daughter of the late Albert and Elsie (Flye) Tabor.
She attended the Pawtucket Hospital School of Nursing. In 1937, she married Woodrow Woody Wilkins at the Congregational Church in Slatersville, RI, where they lived for 52 years, later retiring to Cape Cod in 1981.
WOONSOCKET- Madeleine M. "Maggie" Chicoine, 69, of West School St. died peacefully on Sunday after a long and courageous battle with breast cancer. She was surrounded by her loving family.
Born in Woonsocket, she was a daughter of the late William and Edna (Gouin) Dumas.
Maggie was the President of Magbea Realty Co. for over thirty years, she also worked at Fleet Bank and later Bank of America.
Sophie A. Anderson
NO. SMITHFIELD- Sophie A. (Korzeniowski) Anderson, 96, previously of 2nd Avenue, died November 21, 2011 in St. Antoine Residence. She was the wife of the late Carl A. Anderson.
Born in Blackstone, she was the daughter of the late Stefan and Michalina (Gruszka) Korzeniowski.